Re: [SI-LIST] : Decoupling:routing

Scott Bronson (sbronson@opentv.com)
Mon, 27 Apr 1998 10:47:53 -0700

For a better description than I could write...

http://www.sigcon.com/news/2_3.htm

- Scott

DFONTANE wrote:
> I have been looking at several PWB designs and have noticed that the
> decoupling capacitors are placed near the power pins of the IC's.
> However, the caps are not routed directly to the power pins. The
> decoupling caps have a via connection to the power plane or ground
> plane.